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Xperia active is the ultimate smartphone for your active life with water resistant body and wet finger tracking display. Capture your best sports moments in HD video and view them on the Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine. On top of that, you get it with all the sports apps and accessories you need.
Xperia active is a water resistant and dust proof (rated IP67*) Android smartphone with a sturdy aluminium frame. It also has a scratch-resistant multi-touch screen with mineral glass, and wet finger tracking, so you can still use it when you're exercising or out in the rain.
Stay fit with the pre-loaded sports apps in one corner, including iMapMyFitness. Create and choose training maps, set goals and track your fitness progress with aGPS. You can also check your pulse and heart rate with the app's heart rate monitor via ANT+ and find your perfect running route with compass and navigation services.
Shoot HD videos and stills with the 5 megapixel autofocus camera with flash. Then view them all in super-sharp detail on the Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA Engine.
Xperia active has all the latest Android smartphone features, preloaded Android apps, plus access to over 200,000 more, at the Android Market. And with Facebook inside Xperia you can send "likes" from the music player and get high voltage training tracks and clips recommended by friends direct to the Music & Videos widget. Love action photos? View them in your gallery - along with the ones tagged on Facebook.
Xperia active comes with everything you'll need when you're keeping fit or taking it easy. The kit includes a stereo headset with ear hooks, an arm case, wrist strap, Micro USB cable, 2GB memory card, two back covers - a black cover for outdoors and a white one for work.
*According to International Protection Rating. IP67 implies that when the phone is correctly mounted to maintain its dust and water resistant qualities,there is no ingress of dust (digit 6) and that ingress of water (digit 7) in harmful quantity shall not be possible if the device is dropped in fresh water under up to 1 m of submersion for a duration of maximum 30 minutes.
Despite the device's resistance qualities, you should avoid exposing it to environments with excessive dust or moisture. Damage to the device, (even if through ordinary use) can limit or lessen resistance to dust or moisture.
Somebody was showing off their Garmin hand held GPS system the other day. I pulled out the Active and showed that it did all of the same stuff .. and more. Read morePublished 12 months ago by S. Parkin
Great phone, small but comfortable, nice design, no worries about getting wet or dropping down, batteries live would be longer.Published 15 months ago by Liana
This is a brilliant phone. Tough, slick and responsive; and a better size for a man's jeans pocket than most other smartphones.Published 22 months ago by Mr I Smith
I chose this phone as I wanted a smart phone with a degree of ruggedness but didn't want something the size of an i-phone. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Clive Cook
I looked at a Samsung B1220 to withstand water, etc, as I go out fishing, walking, etc, and I do it in all weathers, but had some worries about the software after reading some... Read morePublished on 1 Nov 2012 by Steve D
Returned the phone after a week due to it having "vibrating spasms" of its own accord, the replacement has so far only done this once... Read morePublished on 22 Aug 2012 by john
I can't praise this phone enough,I know I'm pretty new to smart phones and the Android operating system is a few versions behind the newest one but its really great,I was... Read morePublished on 9 Aug 2012 by Carlos7uk
First one I recieved had dust behind the screen, this was swiftly replaced by amazon(well done). Second one had issue with sporadically vibrating, making it unusable while it was... Read morePublished on 2 Aug 2012 by Andy